Muscles of the Thigh

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Muscles of the Thigh
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  1. Tensor Facia Latae
    • Origin: Outer lip of Iliac Crest
    • Insertion: Ilioti bial Tract
    • Innervation: Superior Gluteal Nerve
    • Action: Extension, Lateral Rotation
  2. Femoral Triangle
    • Inguinal Ligament (Proximal Base/ Boundary)
    • Adductus Longus (Medial Boundary)
    • Sartorious (Lateral Boundary)
    • Femoral Nerve, Artery, Vein, & Lymphnodes
    • Femoral Sheath- Encompasses Artery & Vein
    • IlioPsoas Muscle & Pectineous Muscle
  3. Sartorious Muscle
    • Origin: ASIS
    • Insertion: Pes Anserinus
    • Innervation: Femoral Nerve
    • Action: Flex, Lateral Rotation, Abduction
  4. Rectus Femoris
    • Origin: AIIS
    • Insertion: Tibial Tubercle
    • Innervation: Femoral Nerve
    • Action: Extension

    Quadriceps Femoris
  5. Vastus Medialis
    • Origin: Medial Line of the Linea Aspera
    • Insertion:Tibial Tubercle
    • Inneravation: Femoral Nerve
    • Action: Extension

    Quadriceps Femoris
  6. Vastus Lateralis
    • Origin: Lateral Line of the Linea Aspera
    • Insertion: Tibial Tubercle
    • Innervation: Femoral Nerve
    • Action: Extension

    Quadriceps Femoris
  7. Vastus Intermedialus
    • Origin: Anterior surface of the Femur
    • Insertion: Tibial Tubercle
    • Innervation: Femoral Nerve
    • Action: Extension

    Quadriceps Femoris
  8. Adductor Longus
    • Origin: Inferior to the crest of the Pubis
    • Insertion: Linea Aspera
    • Innervation: Obturator Nerve
    • Action: Adduction
  9. Adductor Brevis
    • Origin: Inferior Pubic Ramis
    • Insertion: Linea Aspera
    • Innervation: Obturator Nerve
    • Action: Adduction
  10. Adductor Magnus
    • Origin: Ischial Tuberosity
    • Insertion: Adductor Tubercle
    • Innervation: Obturator Nerve
    • Action: Adduction
  11. Gracilis
    • Origin: Inferior Pubic Ramis
    • Insertion: Pes Anserinus
    • Innervation: Obturator Nerve
    • Action: Adduction, Lateral Rotation, Flexion
  12. Pes Anserinus
    • Gracilis
    • Sartorious
    • Semitendinosous
  13. Pectineus
    • Origin: Pectin Pubis
    • Insertion: Linea Aspera
    • Innervation: Femoral Nerve
    • Action: Flex, Adduction
  14. Semitendinosus
    • Origin: Ischial Tuberosity
    • Insertion: Pes Anserinus
    • Innervation: Sciatic Nerve
    • Action: Extension
  15. Semimembranosus
    • Origin: Ischial Tuberosity
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Sciatic Nerve
    • Action: Extension
  16. Bicep Femoris- Long Head
    • Origin: Ischial Tuberosity
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Sciatic Nerve
    • Action: Extension
  17. Bicep Femoris: Short Head
    • Origin: Lateral Lip of the Linea Aspera
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Sciatic Nerve
    • Action: Extension
  18. Gluteus Maximus
    • Origin:
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Inferior Gluteal Nerve
    • Action: Abduction
  19. Gluteus Medius
    • Origin:
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Superior Gluteal Nerve
    • Action: Extension
  20. Gluteus Minimus
    • Origin:
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Superior Gluteal Nerve
    • Action: Abduction
  21. Piriformis
    • Origin:
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation:
    • Action: Lateral Rotation, Abduction
  22. Obturator Internus
    • Origin: Obturator Surface
    • Insertion: Greater Trochcanter
    • Innervation: The Nerve to the Obturator Internus
    • Action:
  23. P-GOGO-Q
    • Periformis
    • Gemellus Superior
    • Obturator Externus
    • Gemellus Inferior
    • Obturator Internus
    • Quadratus Femoris
  24. Obturator Externus
    • Origin: Obturator Membrane
    • Insertion: Greater Trochanter
    • Innervation:
    • Action: Abduction, Lateral Rotation
  25. Gemellus Inferior
    • Origin: Ischial Tuberosity
    • Insertion: Greater Trochanter
    • Innervation: Nerve to the Obturator Internus
    • Action: Lateral Rotation, Abduction
  26. Gemellus Superior
    • Origin: Ischial spine
    • Insertion: Greater Trochanter
    • Innervation: Nerve to the Quadratus Femoris
    • Action: Abduction, Lateral Rotation
  27. Quadratus Femoris
    • Origin:
    • Insertion:
    • Innervation: Nerve to Quadratus Femoris
    • Action: Lateral Rotation

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